Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering

Space Physics

The Space Plasma Physics and Space Technology Group at the Aalto University is based on the Otaniemi campus in Espoo, West of Helsinki, Finland. The group belongs to the Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering as part of the School of Electrical Engineering (ELEC) of Aalto University.
space weather

We specialise in the numerical modelling of space plasmas and their interactions with weakly magnetized bodies. We are also closely involved in space technology and instruments onboard several current space missions from the European Space Agency, such as Rosetta, Mars Express, Venus Express, or the upcoming BepiColombo and JUICE missions. The modelling tools we develop serve as state-of-the-art interpreters of the complex interactions between solar wind particles and the studied solar system object.

Space Physics group is part of the Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University. The group is located in the Maarintie 8 building.

Check out more information on our group's website at space.aalto.fi.

Group members

Esa Kallio

Esa Kallio

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Professor (Associate Professor)

Eija Tanskanen

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Visiting Professor
Shabnam Nikbakhsh

Shabnam Nikbakhsh

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Doctoral Candidate

Reko Hynönen

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Doctoral Candidate
Leo Nyman

Leo Nyman

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Doctoral Candidate
Olli Knuuttila

Olli Knuuttila

Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Doctoral Candidate

Latest publications

Tuija Pulkkinen Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2020 Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Esa Kallio Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Tuija Pulkkinen Group
Publishing year: 2019 Astronomy & Astrophysics
Esa Kallio Group, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Publishing year: 2019 Astronomy & Astrophysics
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Jaan Praks Group, Eija Tanskanen Group, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019 Acta astronautica
School common, ELEC, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019
School common, ELEC, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019 Planetary and Space Science
School common, ELEC, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019 Planetary and Space Science
School common, ELEC, Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Esa Kallio Group
Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets
More information on our research in the Research database.
Research database

Contact:
Associate Professor Esa Kallio
Email: esa.kallio at aalto.fi
Tel.: +358 50 4205 857

Postal address:
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering
Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering
P.O. Box 15500, 00076 Aalto, Finland

Visiting address:
Maarintie 8, 02150 Espoo

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